Mr Zola Mlenzana

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Zola Mlenzana

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  • ANC DISMAYED AT CITY OF CAPE TOWN METROPOLITAN MUNICIPALITY'S UNDERSPENDING AND LACK OF SERVICE DELIVERY FOR POOR PEOPLE (Member's Statement) 25 Feb 2020

    Hon House Chairperson, the constant underspending of the City of Cape Town Metropolitan Municipality and lack of provision of basic services for the many impoverished people in this province, is a huge concern. Once again the Auditor-General Kimi Makwetu, flagged the city for materially underspending its operating budget to the ...

  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    ... that you have people who brought Eskom and other state- owned entities to where they are, and now they are becoming ... [Interjections.] ... the clever ones. However, let me pass that one. [Interjections.]

    Energy remains a pivotal variable to economic growth; yet, the high price of electricity remains ...

  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    Hon Chairperson and hon members, the ANC supports the Adjustments Appropriation Bill and the Medium-Term Budget Policy Statement, MTBPS. In his state of the nation address, President Ramaphosa said, "Our economy is not growing. Not enough jobs are being created. This is the concern that rises above all others."

    This ...

  • WEDNESDAY, 4 DECEMBER 2019 4 Dec 2019

    The legacy of apartheid is still with us because black people are still the hardest hit. Women continue to be the most burdened. The following Living Conditions Survey by Statistics SA proves my point. Adult females experience higher levels of poverty when compared to their male counterparts. More women are ...

  • DIVISION OF REVENUE AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading debate) 20 Nov 2019

    Hon Chairperson, ...

    IsiXhosa:

    ... mhlawumbi masiqale ngezinto zokuqala ezithi ...

    English: 18:55

    ... the ANC supports the 2019 Division of Revenue Amendment Bill because it meets the litmus test through the protection of social spending, especially toward education and health. This protection of social spending is achieved at the ...

  • DIVISION OF REVENUE AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading debate) 20 Nov 2019

    This question that he has asked it's a sign of lack of understanding. [Interjections.] Here what this Bill does, it takes money not reduce or cut it.

    We are going towards the budget day in February and we are talking of entities and departments, which have not spent the money. ...

  • DIVISION OF REVENUE AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading debate) 20 Nov 2019

    Let me tell you. They are in disarray towards the national democratic society. In the journey of reducing the national debt and the budget deficit, the economy must be revived. All three spheres of government must work together with business and other relevant stakeholders to provide and enable an environment ...

  • DIVISION OF REVENUE AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading debate) 20 Nov 2019

    Yes, I am ready. [Applause.]

  • DIVISION OF REVENUE AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading debate) 20 Nov 2019

    Chairperson, before my time expires I want to appeal to South Africans, particularly the local municipality level. Let me start with Joe Gqabi Municipality.

    IsiXhosa:

    Njengoko sisazi ukuba uMasipala wesiThili iJoe Gqabi uye wehlelwa sisithwakumbe sentlekele, siye sabeka bucala imali engange- R67 million eza kusetyenziswa liphondo ukuqinisekisa ukuba abantu baseJoe ...

  • DIVISION OF REVENUE AMENDMENT BILL (Second Reading debate) 20 Nov 2019

    Chairperson, I think we have to understand here. It's a pity ...

    IsiXhosa:

    ... aba bantu abahlali nasezikomitini. [Welewele.]

    English:

    They are just coming here to howl.